11 Total Quotes

Lorenzo Codogno Quotes

To be fair with Schroeder, he tried and by European standards he did do more than other governments in the past few years. But the problems in Germany are more entrenched now.
Lorenzo Codogno
#European

The combination of high inflation and somewhat slower growth is certainly the worst thing for the euro.
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#Growth

There are a number of countries that are increasingly uneasy about competitive pressures coming from Asia, and the softening of domestic industry.
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#Asia

The debate may not have changed significantly the chances of victory of the two coalitions.
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#Debate

The government was very reluctant to take a position because it's a very delicate situation, but now they are really turning the pressure on.
Lorenzo Codogno
#Government

This could provide a small additional backing to the idea that the euro zone economy is recovering and therefore might support an early hike,
Lorenzo Codogno
#Economy

This could provide a small additional backing to the idea that the euro zone economy is recovering and therefore might support an early hike.
Lorenzo Codogno
#Economy

Mind the Gap between Soft and Hard Data.
Lorenzo Codogno
#Mind

Protectionism remains the major threat to global growth.
Lorenzo Codogno
#Growth

As January data are inflated by a growing tendency towards gift vouchers over Christmas, which are then turned into purchases afterwards, a return to normal in February is likely to show up in more subdued sales.
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#Christmas

There is clearly a risk now that they might be bold enough to tighten policy in December, We think they will wait until March.
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#Risk